Mindful of the considerable current polemic regarding OT material, with some trepidation I'll say: Lee wrote: > Was majourly cool to hear someone explain a bit more > of the history and what makes said ragas different from > one another in a simplistic detail. > Another point that needs to be brought up was that we > weren't listening to yet another speed demon, but someone > who did the more difficult task of playing slowly and with > feeling (also gave us a good chance to hear what was > coming out of said instruments, too). > Very enjoyable and hope that he'll be doing a few more > concerts in the future. Thank you for your kind words and for making the long road trip to hear the concert. I've certainly commented enough onlist and off-topic regarding similarities between looping and Indian classical music, so I won't go any further with it now, except to say that I really like your "tanpura as acoustic looper" remarks!